Biography & Autobiography - Literary Books

Kurt Vonnegut: The Making of a Writer

Dan Wakefield


The Poet Slave of Cuba: A Biography of Juan Francisco Manzano

Margarita Engle and Sean Qualls


Lighter Than My Shadow

Katie Green


Apple: (Skin to the Core)

Eric Gansworth



Gary Paulsen


Ordinary Hazards: A Memoir

Nikki Grimes


Quiet Fire: Emily Dickinson's Life and Poetry (Revised)

Carol Dommermuth-Costa and Anna Landsverk


Running on Broken Legs

Elinor Young


Bad Boy: A Memoir

Walter Dean Myers


Hole in My Life

Jack Gantos


A Fire in My Hands

Gary Soto


Flannery O'Connor: A Girl Who Knew Her Own Mind

Mary Carpenter


Hope in the Mail: Reflections on Writing and Life

Wendelin Van Draanen


Before They Were Authors: Famous Writers as Kids

Elizabeth Haidle


Let Me Tell You About It

Lisa Clark